In what was the most eye-catching deal closed at Madrid's first Spanish Film Screenings, Miami-based Venevision Intl. acquired U.S. TV rights to 25 movies from Spanish sales and distribution company…
Busta Rhymes has scored his first No. 1 with his seventh album, selling 209,000 copies of "The Big Bang" in the week ended Sunday, according to Nielsen Soundscan. The Gotham rapper's first disc in…
Brian Kercher has been appointed general manager of Kodak's Digital Cinema operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Public film funding bodies Filmstiftung NRW and Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg have together lined up some E10 million ($12.6 million) for an array of new projects.
Finnish broadcaster YLE will organize the 52nd Eurovision Song Contest, to be held May 12 at Helsinki's Areena.
Japanese toon maker Gonzo has signed an output deal with Hong Kong-based Animax Asia, which operates a 24-hour cable and satellite TV channel specializing in Japanese toons and reaches 25 million in…
Pakistan has lifted a decades-old ban on Indian actors working in domestic movies, two months after dropping its opposition to Bollywood movies being shown in local theaters.
Spanish distributor New World Films Intl. has picked up all Spanish rights to Luc Besson's live-action/animated family pic "Arthur and the Minimoys."
Channel 4, Blighty's commercially funded pubcaster, is launching a simulcast version of its main TV channel via broadband. However, due to rights issues, acquisitions and movies will be excluded.
In New York: Legendary TV producer Aaron Spelling, 83, suffered a stroke at his Holmby Hills estate over the weekend and is being treated at home.